Cool quiz that challenges you to use the geography section of your brain. Just did it; didn’t do too bad. Try it, and feel free to comment here or on the original post.
Today I’m feeling contemplative. … More Late gratitude.
NEW #blog post: Weekly update 06.29.2014. #repatriate #postaweek #expatriate #expat #travel http://t.co/VT1CkInCTG — Spinster (@SpinstersC) June 30, 2014 Today: I’m feeling: neither here nor there. I’m listening to: blowing fans keeping us cool. The TV – FIFA World Cup Costa Rica vs. Greece with my uncle. (Haven’t followed the World Cup aside from this, to … More Weekly update 06.29.2014.
What other things have I learned so far? … More 3 years (part 2).
NEW UPDATED #blog post: 3 years (part 1). http://t.co/48auPVkoPN #postaweek #expat #expatriate — Spinster (@SpinstersC) July 28, 2013 Time flies when you’re having fun. 3 years ago (06.28.2010), I landed in the United Kingdom as a new expatriate (after a few road bumps). I dreamt of living abroad ever since childhood, when I’d look at … More 3 years (part 1).
Thank you, extrovert lady, for describing me and my fellow introverts pretty well. Nothing more to add, really; this says it all.
I’m a New York City girl. I was born & raised there, it’s part of my identity, and it reverberates through my heart & soul. No matter where I go, it’ll always be my first home. … More City girl.
Originally posted on Philosopher Mouse of the Hedge:
Stoic and precise: 21 men Measured and precise: 21 steps Sharp and cold: 21 rifles More than 21 tears. More than 21 should remember. About the Blue Star Memorial Highways: Why the Blue Star? During WW II, families and homes that had a son or daughter in…
Originally posted on Thought Catalog:
The reality is (I promised myself I wouldn’t use the phrase “In this economy”) a lot of people have to relocate in order to achieve their desired career/lifestyle/lack-of-total-poverty. This is as frightening as it is exciting. Yes, a change of scenery can be refreshing and can totally alter one’s perspective…
…It surprised me because I didn’t think that anyone paid much attention to my Pinterest boards, but it was a pleasant surprise. Since I like Pinterest, and since a little extra blog exposure is also nice, I said “yes” to participating. … More Pin It Forward UK.